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Wednesday, 04 February 2015

February 4, 2015

National: These five states could be the next to pass voter ID

Arkansas: NW Arkansas counties hear pitch for new voting machines

California: OC registrar of voters confirms recount | OC supervisor race: 'Voting irregularities' alleged; recount looms

Connecticut: Former city councilman to represent registrar in proceedings brought by the city council

Georgia: Bill would shorten early voting | Shortening advance voting stirs opposition

Illinois: Will Co. clerk urges legislators to amend new voter registration law | Vermilion to explore consolidating county, city voting offices

Indiana: Floyd Co. election board: 86 more voting machines needed | Floyd Co. election board wants more voting machines to curb long lines | Commissioners delay voter registration decision | Ober bill takes on straight-ticket voting | Scaled back plan set with lower turnout expected | Extended poll hours shot down

Massachusetts: Political Science and EECS join forces for 'Elections and Voting Technology' course

Michigan: City clerk: Cut costs for May election

Montana: House panel tables electronic voter registration bill

New Hampshire: ACLU: SoS letters violating court order

New Jersey: Citing security concerns, Emerson looks to move polling places from schools

New York: District upgrades voting technology

North Carolina: Former Charlotte mayor indicted for casting illegal vote | Audit: Elections board spent nearly $1M for nothing

Ohio: Lucas Co. BOE fires manager | Marion chosen as new director of BOE | Trumbll BOE preparing voting-precinct reductions for May primary

South Carolina: Report: Disabled voters face barriers at polls across state

Tennessee: Abortion amendment lawsuit alters Dayton election plans

Texas: Brown Co. commissioners back online voter registration

Vermont: Vermont lawmakers consider changing election rules

Virginia: Senate panel backs bill to aid older voters | Senate GOP defeat bills to make voting easier

West Virginia: Senate passes voting bill